Melinda lost her husband suddenly and the threat of foreclosure came quick. Along with the loss of her husband came the sudden loss in 60% of their household income, and she had two children to care for. HOPE was able to save their home, here’s how.
When looking to purchase your first home, things may seem overwhelming. You probably have a lot of questions.
We’re reaching out and inviting you in. Come to Get Right with My Mortgage on December 15 to see if you qualify for assistance. We want to bring you current on your mortgage before the end of 2018. Think we can do it?
HOPE of Evansville announced this month it was awarded $1.2 million in low-income housing tax credits from the Indiana Housing Community Development Authority (IHCDA).
The 4-to-1 match savings plan for the purchase of an asset is back. What is on your list?
Dr. Bill Thomas sparked the interest of HOPE when we heard of his innovative partnership with USI changing aging and housing in the community. This pilot project, MAGIC, creates a Multi-Ability, Multi-Generational, Inclusive Community(MAGIC) housing model for both students and older adults.
With the first week of fall over and temperatures remaining below 75 degrees, it’s time to be honest. Summer 2018 is officially behind us. It’s time to start preparing for the change in season.
There is a reason it’s called the American Dream. Home ownership represents stability, independence and freedom. It’s a way for everyone to invest in the community they love, and it’s an important part of any thriving city.
We talk about the need to build affordable housing a lot, but why? We thought we’d give you an in-depth view into Evansville’s housing stock.
A picture is worth a thousand words, an infographic is worth so much more.
With the number of social welfare systems available, one has to wonder – how do people still keep falling into poverty?
Studies have shown that those who grow up in affordable housing have a higher income over time. But what will it do for us today? For those of you worried about the impact of affordable housing on our tax dollars, look at these numbers.
Have a Holiday Savings Plan That Starts NOW! Putting off your bills or putting gifts on a credit card aren’t the best decisions. Instead of letting the holidays stress you out, why not start preparing for them now?
When you’re experiencing a financial difficulty, you’re an easy target. Scammers are out there, and unfortunately, they know how to target you.
When I purchased my 1950’s home, I was on an independent-woman rampage, and I was determined to do every repair on my own. I learned a lot about how to maintain a home. I learned a lot about how to save money with some low-key routine maintenance.
Homeownership is hard, especially when you experience a hardship. Don’t fall victim to a foreclosure prevention service scam, contact HOPE of Evansville and see how we can assist you.
Turn $1,000 into $4,000 by opening an IDA savings account before July 31, 2018
Our country is in crisis mode. The gap between the rich and poor continues to grow. An unsettling bi-product of this cultural shift is the instability of housing within our inner-cities.
In 2016, HOPE of Evansville celebrated its 50th anniversary of serving our community. During that time, we have had the opportunity to serve over 400 families on an annual basis. That’s 20,000 families served!